The heart & soul of St. Vincent de Paul
is the Parish Conference. Through their local Church, Vincentians make the
traditional "home visit" to provide food and other types of assistance.
"No act of charity is foreign to the
Vincentians give freely of themselves to grow
spiritually through service to others, giving neighbor-to-neighbor assistance to
persons in need. Contact the Church in your zip code for help - or to volunteer
as a Vincentian.
For Watsonville area: (888) 245-9187
For all other areas of the county: (888) 245-9187
San Agustin Church, Scotts Valley
257 Glenwood Drive
Pre-packaged food and food vouchers available at the church on Wednesdays from
noon to 2 p.m. Home visits and other assistance offered in response to the
Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Santa Cruz
515 Frederick Street
Food pantry open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to noon to those
living in Santa Cruz east of Ocean St. Chickens are generally
available at Thanksgiving and Christmas. Home visits and other
assistance offered in response to the Need Line.
St. Joseph's Church, Capitola
435 Monterey Avenue
Pre-packaged food and food vouchers available at the station in the
lower parking lot on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon. Food
baskets also available on Thanksgiving, Christmas and Easter to those living in
the Capitola area. Home visits and other assistance offered in
response to the Need Line.
St. Patrick's Church, Watsonville
Home visits and individual assistance with food and other life necessities
offered in response to Need Line requests.